Parents and Families Archives

May 26, 2023

Photo and seating updates for Commencement

Hello, Bates Class of 2023 Families – The weather looks good, the chairs are up on the Historic Quad, and…

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May 26, 2023

Upcoming forms for students, health insurance, and more

Hello, Bates Class of 2027 families –  Greetings from campus! We have several updates for you today: Please reach out…

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May 18, 2023

Student portal access, arrival dates, and more

Hello, Bates Class of 2027 families –  Greetings from campus! We wanted to share some updates with you: We post…

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May 17, 2023

Twelve days to go!

Hello, Bates Class of 2023 Families – Commencement weekend is just around the corner, and we have a few reminders…

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May 6, 2023

Welcome, 2027 Bobcat families!

Hello, Bates Class of 2027 families – We are thrilled to welcome you to the Bates community! Your student is part…

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April 14, 2023

Commencement honorands announced!

Hello, Bates Class of 2023 Families – We are excited to let you know that Bates has just announced the 2023…

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April 14, 2023

Commencement 2023 Reminders

Hello, Bates Class of 2023 Families – Just 76 days to go until Commencement, and we have a few reminders for…

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February 2, 2023

Resources for you – and your Bobcat!

Hello, Bates families – The chilly Maine forecast means it is a perfect time to mention Winter Carnival, a week-long series…

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January 30, 2023

2023 Families: Commencement schedule released

Hello, Bates Class of 2023 Families – The Commencement 2023 weekend schedule has just been released. Details will continue to…

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December 12, 2022

End-of-semester resources

Hello from a snowy Bates campus! As we head into exams, we want to remind you about support resources for…

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